No Particular Place to Be

By Kevin Alan Lamb Waking Monday morning with no particular place to be. Feeling good from the day before and the attention I gave me. A little soul shine, shaping these words of mine, we all gotta find the best way to love our time. It isn’t seamless, it isn’t dreamless, but it sure is… Continue reading No Particular Place to Be


Michigan Rattlers, Electric Forest (Photos)

By Kevin Alan Lamb I got held up getting into the venue before this Michigan Rattlers set. I repaired my broken Totem with an 8 iron golf club, and the security guard wouldn’t let me in with it because it could be used as a weapon. I looked at him and said, “I’m a weapon… Continue reading Michigan Rattlers, Electric Forest (Photos)

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Aqueous, Electric Forest Preview

By Kevin Alan Lamb Aqueous (pronounced “ay-kwee-us”), like water, is as smooth and groovy as a Western wave at sunset. Since forming in Buffalo in 2006, guitarist Mike Gantzer, guitarist/keyboardist David Loss, bassist Evan McPhaden, and drummer Rob Houk have manifest “groove rock” stylings into the jam scene, developing a special sound characterized by meticulous… Continue reading Aqueous, Electric Forest Preview


Michigan Rattlers, Electric Forest Preview

By Kevin Alan Lamb Throughout the last year-and-a-half I’ve had the great pleasure of opening my heart and home to some of the most brilliant, inspiring, and rad musicians who I am now grateful to call family. Our choices and commitments offer us the possibility of being good long enough, until one day we become… Continue reading Michigan Rattlers, Electric Forest Preview


TAUK, Electric Forest Archives

By Kevin Alan Lamb There’s no telling when the elevator doors will open, or whether we will be getting on or off, but when the time comes, step in or out with confidence because despite the opportunities presented to us, it is our actions and fortitude that deliver us to where we need to be.… Continue reading TAUK, Electric Forest Archives


Positive Totems

By Kevin Alan Lamb I’ve never attended a festival without my Good Sign. I recall the days when I’d attend a concert without it on occasion, and feel unfulfilled. In a festival Universe where no two totems are the same, it is quite the anomaly how many people carry Good Signs these days; an anomaly… Continue reading Positive Totems